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Transportation Planners


Transportation planners employed in the United States in September 2020 earned a median salary of $58,663, according to Salaries ranged from $43,000 to $80,000 or more. The Department of Labor (DOL) does not provide salary information for transportation planners, but categorizes the profession as a division of social scientists and related workers. In May 2019, these professionals earned a median salary of $83,330. The lowest 10 percent earned $52,820 and the top 10 percent earned $126,070 or more. Those who worked for social advocacy organizations earned about $76,340, while those employed by state and federal agencies earned from $72,190 to $90,840.

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